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LAURYL GLUCOSIDE

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low) and Endocrine disruption (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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body wash/cleanser183 products
shampoo142 products
facial cleanser100 products
liquid hand soap85 products
baby shampoo30 products
bubble bath26 products
exfoliant/scrub24 products
baby soap23 products
hair color and bleaching22 products
baby bubble bath18 products
toothpaste17 products
makeup remover14 products
baby wipes14 products
conditioner14 products
mask8 products
facial moisturizer/treatment8 products
daily use with SPF7 products
6 products
recreational sunscreen6 products
serums & essences6 products
moisturizer5 products
shaving cream4 products
mouthwash4 products
hair styling aide4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant4 products
BB cream4 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
bar soap3 products
body oil2 products
baby lotion2 products
bath oil/salts/soak2 products
around-eye cream2 products
beard cleanser1 products
detangler1 products
eye liner1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
toners/astringents1 products
tooth whitening1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies notes reduced prostate weight only at low doses in one animal study.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualificationsIJT 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013

Cancer

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not mutagenic.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
8 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not reproductive or developmental toxicants.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not dermal sensitizers.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data Sources

  • Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • IJT 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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